The City Government of Malaybalay illuminated the festive spirit of the holiday season with its annual Christmas Lighting Ceremony held at the City Hall on December 6, 2023, at 6:00 PM.

City officials, employees, and residents gathered at the City Hall to witness the ceremonial lighting, a tradition that symbolizes values of peace, love, hope, and forgiveness.

Mayor Jay Warren R. Pabillaran, in his address, expressed the significance of the event as part of the city’s yearly tradition. He extended a warm invitation to constituents and visitors, encouraging them to witness the Christmas lights display as the City celebrates the joyous holiday season.

Furthermore, Mayor Pabillaran announced another scheduled lighting ceremony set to take place at the Plaza Rizal, inviting everyone to witness this special event.
The activity marked a joyous beginning to the holiday season, fostering a sense of togetherness and resilience among the residents of Malaybalay City.